This week, a new BBQ joint opened in the space formerly occupied by Mixing Bowl. It's currently in soft opening mode.
The downtown Berkeley café will become a new eatery from the former owner of SF's Elite Café and Alta Plaza.
Oakland dominates this week's food news, with openings and a Korean pop-up to try this week.
Hugh Groman's 6-year-old business will serve its last sliders and tots from its downtown Berkeley restaurant on June 30.
Plus: Update on Grease Box, a New Holland herring fest and a Sunday pig roast.
Changes are afoot in Uptown Oakland on Broadway, including the closure of Southern restaurant, Picán, which is serving its last meal at this space on Sunday, June 11.
Japanese udon chain, Marugame has its eyes on downtown Berkeley, while Oakland's Timeless Coffee is set for the Elmwood.
The Solano Avenue green space will do double duty as a parklet and a bus stop. This, plus more East Bay food news in this week's Bites.
We checked in on the progress of the two Telegraph Avenue institutions that are on the brink of reopening.
The theme for May is delayed reopenings. Find out which East Bay restaurants opened, closed and are yet to come.
The coffee roastery-cafe and the sustainable butchery-restaurant will join the culinary offerings at Jack London Square
Little Star's mobile pizza cart will give out free slices in Albany, plus more East Bay food news in this week's Bites.